Pradyuman Maheshwari, Editor and Chief Content Officer of I Media Corp (IMCL), has put in his papers, according to sources close to the development. When contacted, Maheshwari declined to comment. At IMCL, he was handling the entire interactive properties of the Bhaskar Group, including the Dainik Bhaskar and Divya Bhaskar websites.
Maheshwari also played an advisory role for the new magazine of the Bhaskar Group, ‘Go Getter’, which is available in GoAir flights and some others, which are planned to be launched shortly.
Maheshwari was earlier with DNA as Senior Editor and member of the Editorial Board.
He joined Bhaskar Group in February 2006 and moved to IMCL in March 2007.
Prior to joining DNA, Maheshwari was Editor of Pune-based Maharashtra Herald. He had done a longish stint at Mid-Day in the 90s. He left Mid-Day in 2000, and started Mediaah!, a blog hosted on blogspot.com, which went on to become a popular source of media news and gossip. Forced to shut down Mediaah! due to lack of revenues, he joined Maharashtra Herald in 2004.
DNA goes digital with I Media Corp; Pradyuman Maheshwari to handle editorial duties